gordon

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How Do You Store Your Record Collection? Recommendations Please!
Simplewoodgoods.comOlympiarecordcrates.com 
What frustrates you the most about seller’s for sale ads?
Putting time sensitive info in the ad, and not updating it when  rerunning the ad.  For example."Just Reduced" when the price has remained the same for 6-12 months."1 week old" when the ad has been running for months.Putting the current retail pri... 
Searching for an amp to pair with Rockport Atria II
Have you read post #2,  https://www.whatsbestforum.com/threads/anyone-heard-the-octave-mre-220-amps.25275/ 
Need suggestions for balanced equipment to Combat noise/hum
I ran a 20 foot rca between MWI Ambrose One and KWA 150SE temporarily without issue.  I also used the same 20 foot cable between another pre and power without issue.  I think your problem lies elsewhere. 
How old are you?
Too 
Cartridge forgiving of "non-audiophile" recordings and pressings
I’m listening to the Melvins using a Dynavector XV-1s.  The sound is great.  I can recommend whichever DV cartridge is in your price range. 
Charging A Fee To Demo An Amplifier In A Brick & Mortar Store
@tubes444 does the name of the sf dealer have sf in it?  And maybe audio and vision? 
? SITE UNSAFE ?
My semi-educated guess is that the log outs are Agon's attempt to fix the "being logged in as a different user" issue.  In order for "keep me logged in" to work, the session needs to be kept alive.  I think sessions were getting mixed up between u... 
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If anyone gets logged in as me, go ahead and give yourself excellent feedback. 
Charging A Fee To Demo An Amplifier In A Brick & Mortar Store
I was looking to buy new speakers in the $8k-$12k range a few years back.  A local dealer had a brand which interested me.  I dropped into the store, and the dealer let me listen to a pair of bookshelf speakers by the brand I was interested in.  I... 
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I was logged in as another user too.  I emailed Support. 
Are all Audiophiles masocists?
I do like it a bit rough 
~$15K floorstanders: opinions sought
Just a caveat on aesthetics, what looks great in pictures may not look great in your room, and vice versa. 
Is a Linn Sondek LP12/Lingo/Ekos with a Cirkus update, the last turntable I’ll ever buy?
a 150 lb GIANT, LOL. 
Is a Linn Sondek LP12/Lingo/Ekos with a Cirkus update, the last turntable I’ll ever buy?
Footfalls are almost always a problem with LP12’s, even on concrete slab, unless you put it on a wall shelf, which would be my suggestion. The Audiotech shelf worked well. I’ve had an LP12 setup in at least a dozen apartments/condos/houses on all ...